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SHuttle pics 7/4/06

hey all, thought you might like some of these pics!
I am a proud member on the NASA SWAT team.
STS 121 launch today 7/4/06
a few pics from a day or two ago when the launch was scrubbed for weather.
Come down in July for the next launch!! Cocoa Beach/cape canaveral. You can sit with a cooler on the beach and watch it go up!! AND BRING THE BIKEs ALSO!!
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how far away from launch site is the giant building?
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thats one hell of a job you have there....
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i think the VAB is about 3 miles maybe? not sure. i was about 3/4 -1 today.
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I think it's just over 3 miles. I've worked in the VAB as a Shuttle crane operator for 21 years now.
Here is a pic I took while looking down out of the crane during a shuttle stack.
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Wow Rugger, a mile is pretty close, I bet it was rockin. The closest I've been is the VAB.
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Glad somebody posted pics about the Space Shuttle...it's the 4th of July and the US is still kicking in a major way....
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